Position Details
Reference Number 32992
Position Title Clinical Nurse Consultant - Complex Care Hub
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Royal Childrens Hospital only
Employment Type Ongoing
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

Position tile:          Clinical Nurse Consultant – Complex Care Hub

Employment type: Full time / Part time – Ongoing

Location:                Parkville – Hub of the medical precinct 

 

The Hospital:

The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) provides secondary and tertiary care to children and young people across the northern and western suburbs; specialist paediatric healthcare to the children of Victoria, Tasmania, southern NSW and parts of South Australia; and is the designated state-wide provider of services including paediatric trauma, rehabilitation and forensic medicine. As a quaternary centre for complex cardiac surgery and organ transplantation, the RCH cares for the sickest children from around Australia.

 

With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 6000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people.

 

The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/

 

Further information about RCH is available at www.rch.org.au

 

The position:

Nursing Services currently as an exciting opportunity for an experienced nurse to provide and improve service provision for children with complex needs and their families at inpatient, outpatient and ambulatory levels.

 

This role promotes continuity of care by actively facilitating and coordinating care beyond the walls of the hospital with a view to embedding this service delivery model across the RCH.

 

As the Clinical Nurse Consultant, you will work in partnerships with families of children with complex care needs, focusing on collaboration and communication with staff involved in their care in order to support the child and family in a holistic manner. On-call work providing clinical advice to families will be required of the successful applicant.

 

To be successful in the role, you will have:

  • Current registration as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) administered through the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
  • Previous experience in coordination of multiple services and staff.
  • Preferred direct clinical experience in the assessment and treatment of children with complex medical conditions.
  • Extensive paediatric nursing experience.
  • A post graduate qualification in advanced nursing/health practice (desirable).

Are you ready to join our team?
If you think you possess the right skills and experience we encourage you to apply on our website now!

 

For more information about the position, please review the position description attached and apply online by selecting “apply now”

 

 

 

Contact Person Danielle Smith
Contact Number 0403394509
Closing Date 17/02/2019
Position Description PD - CNC - Complex Care Hub.pdf